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Table 8 Patient referrals to public-sector antenatal clinics

From: A population-based study of human immunodeficiency virus in south India reveals major differences from sentinel surveillance-based estimates

  Public-sector antenatal clinic attendees
  Guntur city Narsaraopet town
  Rural, n (%) Urban, n (%) Total, n (%) Rural, n (%) Urban, n (%) Total, n (%)
Total 235 (100) 252 (100) 487 (100) 311 (100) 91 (100) 402 (100)
Visited private health facility previously for this pregnancy 95 (40.4) 83 (32.9) 178 (36.6) 112 (36.0) 28 (30.8) 140 (34.8)
Referred by private facility to public-sector hospital for this pregnancy 37 (15.7) 16 (6.3) 53 (10.9) 63 (20.3) 8 (8.8) 71 (17.7)